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Business Spotlight: Goodwill Industries

March 2, 2019 MaryAnne Povey Believe it or not, it’s been a little over a year since Goodwill came to Orangevale filling one of our long standing vacant commercial spaces in the Cable Park shopping center. It came with mixed reviews of “What will this bring to our...

Goodwill takes over 2 Thrift Town locations

Goodwill taking over 2 local Thrift Town spaces   By Sonya Sorich  – Digital Editor, Sacramento Business Journal, Feb 11, 2019, 3:16pm EST Thrift Town ThriftStores is closing two local sites, but another secondhand retailer is expected to fill the spaces...

Local thrift stores seeing uptick in donations thanks to Netflix show

The popular, new Netflix show ‘Tidying Up with Marie Kondo’ encourages people to ‘de-clutter’ their homes and get rid of anything that doesn’t ‘spark joy.’ That mass purging-of-stuff has resulted in a glut of donations at thrift stores nationwide – including right...

KRXQ/Sacramento Hosting Benefit Drive For California’s Camp Fire Victims

November 13, 2018 at 2:58 PM (PT) ENTERCOM Active Rock  KRXQ (98 ROCK)/SACRAMENTO  is hosting a donation drive to benefit CALIFORNIA’ Camp Fire victims. 98 ROCK is  broadcasing live TODAY (TUESDAY NOVEMBER 13) from 10a to 6p (PT) at GOODWILL in SACRAMENTO, CA to...

Goodwill Partners with STEAC to Suit Up for Success

STEAC’s Suit Up for Success program expands to West...

Style With a Purpose: Back to School

Join us on Saturday, August 4th from 1pm to 4pm for Style with a Purpose: Back to School edition! We will have local stylists at the Goodwill Alta Arden store to share tips for finding and assembling top fashions at bargain prices. Come to chat with these experts and...

Wind Youth Services Summer Soiree

  Our partner, Wind Youth Services, is hosting their annual Summer Soiree on Friday, July 27 from 6pm – 10pm at their new Wind Youth Center – 815 S Street in Sacramento. We invite you to support them by purchasing tickets here and joining us for the...

Every Day is Earth Day at Goodwill

Think globally, act locally is a phrase often used to encourage people to take small actions in order to do their part toward combatting worldwide issues that seem daunting to take on. Protecting our planet is a perfect example. One may ask, “What small actions can...

Smiling G Turns 50

Today, March 29, the iconic Goodwill Smiling G logo turns 50! Known as the “Smiling G,” the award-winning logo represents the many smiling faces and positive impacts achieved through Goodwill programs and services, every day. In 1968, Morgan Memorial Goodwill...

Sip, Style & Shop

On Saturday, April 28th, from 1-4pm, join our local stylists as they share tips for finding and assembling top fashions at bargain prices during the Sip, Style, Shop event at the Goodwill Alta Arden store. Chat with the experts and get personalized advice to make...